Perspective: ‘To Offer Good Advice’

If Perspective is your top strength, you have a way of looking at the world that makes sense to others and to yourself.

Although you may not think of yourself as wise, your friends hold this view of you. They value your perspective on matters and turn to you for advice.

 

Click here to take the VIA ‘Strengths Test’

Virtue Category

Perspective falls in the virtue category of Wisdom. Wisdom deals with strengths that involve the way we acquire and use knowledge.

Key Concepts

Perspective is distinct from intelligence but represents a high level of knowledge, the capacity to give advice and to recognize and weight multiple sides before making decisions. It allows the individual to address important questions about the conduct and meaning of life.